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  1. Nigeria Business News

    Business Finance Minister, Zainab Ahmed says Nigeria’s VAT collection rate is low – Nairametrics

    As the Nigerian Government is trying to raise revenue through the increase of Value Added Tax (VAT), the Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning, Zainab Ahmed has lamented Nigeria’s poor collection rate of VAT, saying it is 0.2%, lower than the African average of 0.33%..... Read...
  2. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment BBNaija: Mercy receives N30m, car [PHOTOS] – Daily Post Nigeria

    Winner of Big Brother Naija, BBNaija 2019 reality television show, Mercy, has finally received the cheque of 30 Million from the organisers of the programme. Mercy was presented the 30 million Naira an.... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get more Nigeria...
  3. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment ‘I’m Calling’ Singer, Sky B Is Dead – Channels Television

    Nigerian singer, Sky B has died. Sky B who was popular for his hit track ‘Im Calling’ in 2008, was reportedly found unconscious at his residence in Owerri, Imo State following a heart attack.... Read more via Channels Television – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  4. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment BBNaija: How I plan to spend my N30m prize money- Mercy Eke – Premium Times Nigeria

    Mercy Eke, the winner of the Big Brother Naija ‘Pepper Dem’ edition, has revealed how she intends to spend her N30m prize money. The 26-year-old video vixen on Tuesday said she plans..... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  5. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Experts blast Buhari govt for basing 2020 budget on 7.5% VAT – Daily Post Nigeria

    Some economic experts have expressed concern over the Federal Government’s decision to base the estimated revenue from Value Added Tax (VAT) in 2020 by 7.5 per cent instead of five per cent..... Read more via Daily Post Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  6. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 2020 Budget: Buhari exempts more items from VAT – Premium Times Nigeria

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday announced new items that would be exempted from the value-added tax. The items include pharmaceuticals, educational items and basic food commodities..... Read more via Premium Times Nigeria – Get More Nigeria Political News
  7. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 2020 budget: PDP berates Buhari, APC says budget will impoverish, mortgage future of Nigerians – Vanguard Nigeria

    The Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, yesterday said the N10.7 trillion 2020 budget presented by President Muhammadu Buhari to the National Assembly will further impoverish Nigerians and mortgage the future of the nation and its citizens.... Read more via Vanguard Nigeria –...
  8. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro Dasuki: court fixes December 11 to hear EFCC’s motion – The Guardian Nigeria News

    An FCT High Court in Maitama, Abuja, on Tuesday, fixed Dec. 11, for hearing in the trial of rtd Col. Sambo Dasuki and four others over alleged misappropriation of N19.4 billion arms funds..... Read more via The Guardian Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Metro News
  9. Nigeria Sports News

    Sports Simone Biles wins record 21st World Gymnastics Championships medal – BBC Sport

    Simone Biles broke the record for World Gymnastics Championships medals won by a woman with her 21st medal as the USA took their fifth straight team title.... Read more via BBC Sport – Get More Nigeria Sports News
  10. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Priyanka Chopra set to drop new film ”The Sky Is Pink” – P.M. News

    Hollywood and Bollywood movie sensation Priyanka Chopra Jonas is leaving no stone unturned in promoting her upcoming film ‘The Sky Is Pink’ as she took the film to another level altogether as she promoted it on a mainstream US programme..... Read more via P.M. News –
  11. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment Oscars 2020: Nigeria Competes With 92 Countries With Genevive Nnaji’s ‘Lionheart’ – Tori News

    Nigeria is competing with 92 other countries for the 2020 Oscars Academy Awards. Nigeria is competing with 92 other countries for the..... Read more via Tori News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  12. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment BBNaija Mercy Receives Her N25m SUV, Becomes Innoson Motors Ambassador – Olu Famous Blog

    The Big Brother Naija 2019 winner, Mercy Eke popularly known as Lamborghini who was awarded a brand new SUV of Innoson motors, has received her machine.... Read more via Olu Famous Blog – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  13. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment BBNaija: Seyi Apologises To Thelma Over Comment On Brother’s Death – Tori News

    Thelma said Seyi’s statement about her late brother affected her mum in as much as it also saddened her soul. Big Brother Naija, BBNaija top finalist, Seyi has.... Read more via Tori News – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  14. Nigeria Entertainment News

    Entertainment BBNaija Finalist, Frodd To Get 500K From MC Galaxy – Information Nigeria

    Nigerian Artist MC Galaxy Nigerian artist MC Galaxy has announced that he wants to gift BBNaija finalist, Frodd the sum of 500k. MC Galaxy is known to be a philanthropist in the music industry.... Read more via Information Nigeria – Get more Nigeria Entertainment News
  15. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Full text of President Buhari’s 2020 budget speech –

    President Muhammadu Buhari on Tuesday, October 8, presented the 2020 Appropriation Bill before a joint session of the National Assembly. The 2020 budget is tagged "Budget of Sustaining Growth and Job Creation"..... Read more via – Get More Nigeria Political News
  16. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Caption this new photo of President Buhari and Dino Melaye – Linda Ikeji’s Blog

    The photo was captured earlier today during the 2020 Budget presentation at the National Assembly..... Read more via Linda Ikeji’s Blog – Get More Nigeria Political News
  17. Nigeria Political News

    Politics 2020 Budget based on new 7.5% VAT – Buhari – Newtelegraph

    President Muhammadu Buhari has said the 2020 budget has been based on a new Value Added Tax of 7.5 per cent. The Federal Executive Council had recently approved the increment of the..... Read more via Newtelegraph – Get More Nigeria Political News
  18. Nigeria Political News

    Politics Buhari announces increase of VAT registration threshold to N25m – Pulse Nigeria News

    President Buhari has presented the 2020 appropriation bill to the National Assembly (NASS). President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed his administration’s plan to increase the country’s threshold for.... Read more via Pulse Nigeria News – Get More Nigeria Political News
  19. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro ‘Igbos Can Go To Hell If Denied 2023 Presidency, Nobody Will Beg Them’ – Junaid – Nairaland

    Elder statesman and Second Republic lawmaker, Junaid Mohammed, on Tuesday said the Igbos are free to carry out their threats of secession if denied the Presidency in 2023. He admonished politicians from the South-Eastern part of the... Read more via Nairaland – Get...
  20. Nigeria Metro News

    Metro #SexForGrades: ASUU Reacts, Calls For Investigation, Sanction Of Indicted Lecturers – Tori News

    The Academic Staff Union of Universities has reacted to the #SexForGrades scandal, calling for deep investigation. The Academic Staff Union of Universities has called for.... Read more via Tori News – Get More Nigeria Metro News